Orlando rated best city for video gamers

Last Updated: Monday, June 19, 2017, 3:18 PM EDT

Orlando is the nation's best city for video gamers, at least according to one personal finance website.

  • WalletHub ranking: Orlando is top city for video gamers
  • Orlando beat out Seattle, New York in website's rankings
  • Factors included number of video game stores, sci-fi conventions

WalletHub says that Orlando's number of video game stores per capita, plus the number of arcades lifted it to the top of their list of the 100 largest cities in the U.S.

Other factors in the ranking included number of residents who own smartphones, number of comic book or sci-fi conventions and internet quality.

Orlando beat out Seattle, Austin, New York and Atlanta in WalletHub's top five. Cities at the bottom of the website's ranking were San Bernardino, California; Corpus Christi, Texas; Memphis; Laredo, Texas; and Detroit.